A valve whose closure element is a flat disc or conical plug sealing on a seat which is usually parallel to the flow axis.
This type of valve is suited both to throttling and general flow control.
A variation of the globe valve, in which the end connections are at right angles to each other, rather than being inline.
The closure element of a globe angle or small regulator valve. The disc, also known as a poppet or plug, moves to and from the seat in a direction perpendicular to the seat face.
See also: Flow Control Valve.
Subjects: Mechanical Engineering
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